Monday, 22 October 2018

DiResta Forges a Zombie Super-Weapon

Jimmy accepts the Zombie Weapon Challenge and forges himself a scary-looking stabby thing.

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Maker Pro News: How Startups Can Thrive Locally

Also inside: tips from a hardware founder who failed on an epic scale.

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Saturday, 20 October 2018

Friday, 19 October 2018

3D Print Your Own Banksy Art-Shredder Frame

One maker has taken it upon himself to create a replica of Banksy's art-shredding frame, following the roll-up-and-hide-it concept, and has shared his design files for others to build from as well.

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Tips of the Week: Stainless vs. Steel, Epoxy Shootout, Etching with a Rotary Tool, and Halloween Hacks

Tips and tricks and some Halloween treats, this week, from the world of makers online.

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How They Made: Life Size Blue Whale from Recycled Plastic

The biggest beast that ever lived, the blue whale dwarfs even the dinosaurs

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Thursday, 18 October 2018

Adafruit’s HalloWing, an MCU Optimized for Halloween Projects

A feature-rich microcontroller especially designed for Halloween and other multimedia projects.

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Sculpting Thor’s Stormbreaker From The Avenger’s Infinity War

we'll miss you Mjolnir, but Stormbreaker ain't so bad!

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Robots That Challenge, Educate, Battle, and Play Soccer, All at Maker Faire Beijing

This week, for the fourth year in a row, the most populous capital in the world is home to Maker Faire Beijing, the largest and fastest-growing gathering of makers in the region.

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Wednesday, 17 October 2018

Monday, 15 October 2018

Easy, Effective Pumpkin Carving Tricks

Simple but eye-catching pumpkin carving effects that you can do even if you don't think of yourself as particularly crafty.

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Sunday, 14 October 2018

Weekend Watch: Wood Art and Caricatures from Cammie’s Garage

Artist and maker Cameron Porter explores and documents his passion for making from his garage.

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Friday, 12 October 2018

Tips of the Week: Hidden Tools, Superglue Strength Testing, Proper Nozzle Flow, and How to Tie Your Shoes

Another week, another spankin-good collection of shop tips and tricks.

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Converting Die Cast Toy Cars into Post-Apocalyptic Combat Vehicles

How to turn toy cars into Mad Max-style combat vehicles for the hugely-popular Gaslands wargame.

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The Mile High City Celebrates Inclusivity by Welcoming Makers of All Stripes

Maker Faire Denver, taking place October 13+14, is shaping up to raise the bar.

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Live: Maker Faire Rome

See Maker Faire Rome in pictures and video, updated all weekend!

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Thursday, 11 October 2018

10 Projects to Seek Out at Maker Faire Houston 2018

Maker Faire Houston is back at the George R. Brown Convention Center for its 6th go round this coming weekend, October 14 & 15.

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Introduce Some Chaos Into Your Life With Those Old Fidget Spinners

such a simple system for a mesmerizing result

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Wednesday, 10 October 2018

Dutch Makers Show Off Their Love of Robots and Clever Design: Maker Faire Eindhoven 2018 in Pictures

Some 15,000 people came out to explore a diverse variety of makers nestled into the nooks and crannies of the old Philips Philite (Bakelite) factory.

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Shenzhen Has Everything from a Kinetic Wheat Field Installation to a Lamp That Responds to Your Emotions

Taking place this weekend, October 12–14, is Maker Faire Shenzhen, where future tech comes to play and collaborate.

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Hot Mods: Customizing Hot Wheels

2018 is the 50th anniversary of the introduction of Hot Wheels, Mattel’s line of die-cast toy cars. You can celebrate in true maker style by creating your own customized Hot Wheels car.

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Tuesday, 9 October 2018

Making a “Stammer” (Stamp Hammer) Out of a Cheap Rubber Mallet

Hammer your brand home by turning a cheap shop mallet into a rubber stamper.

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From Shuttered Textile Mill To Haven For Makers

Maker Faire Premieres In A Former Textile Mill In Southern Maine

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3D Printed Egg Speakers

3D-print these awesome enclosures for audiophile sound

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Happy Ada Lovelace Day 2018!

Support the women in your community by elevating them and sharing them with the world

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Monday, 8 October 2018

Are You Up to the Smell That Wood Challenge?

Can you identify different species of wood just by sniffing them? These makers take the challenge.

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This is It: Our Annual Electronics eBooks Deal

As always, this Humble supports the Maker Education Initiative, a nonprofit devoted to growing access to makerspaces, bringing maker values and skills into the classroom, sharing resources and, of course, evangelizing on the importance of STEM and STEAM concepts in the classroom.

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Jump For Joy With This Interactive LED Trampoline

jump harder, light gets brighter

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Maker Pro News: How Jawbone Clawed Its Way Back From Bankruptcy

Also inside: catching up with New York maker pros.

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Friday, 5 October 2018

Tips of the Week: Carpenter’s Pencil Tricks, Buying a 3DP, String Dispenser, Chamfering Welds

More top shop tips from a world of amazing makers.

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Introducing Artificial Music Intelligence to Live Music Shows

Not so long time ago artificial music intelligence was considered to be a “science fiction”, but, thanks to a small team of like-minded people from Italy, it became true.

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Wednesday, 3 October 2018

San Diego’s Balboa Park Celebrates the Multicultural Maker Creativity of the Region

If you’ve ever been to San Diego, chances are you’ve been to Balboa Park, a 1,200-acre urban cultural park that is home to a number of museums, theaters, open spaces, walking paths, the famous San Diego Zoo, and of course the largest annual gathering of makers in the area, Maker Faire San […]

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There Are So Many Hands-On Educational Activites At Maker Faire Rome

huge areas full of different activites to appeal to everyone

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Tuesday, 2 October 2018

Making a Flip-Top Workbench

How one maker created a multi-purpose flip-top workbench for her small shop.

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Maker Spotlight: Matt Mead

Name: Matt Mead Makerspace: Internal makerspace at SPR Day Job: CTO of SPR.com How did you get started making? As a kid, I was fascinated by how things were built and how they all fit together. Although I did not have any training as a kid, I tried to accomplish […]

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Monday, 1 October 2018

Maker Pro News: How Startups Use Maker Faire to Gather Feedback

You’re reading our weekly Maker Pro Newsletter, which focuses on the impact of makers in business and technology. Our coverage includes hardware startups, new products, incubators, and innovators, along with technology and market trends. Subscribe today and never miss a post. “Building the future of space is this: a unified Earth, working […]

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How to Make Your Own “Tin Pants”

Need a pair of nearly indestructible, waterproof and fire-resistant work trousers? Make a pair of these DIY tin pants.

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Announcing Our World Maker Faire Cosplay Contest Winners

the contestants did a fantastic job, and now it is time to show the results!

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Sunday, 30 September 2018

Weekend Watch: Phun Kiss

A maker couple who collaborate on projects and document their efforts on YouTube.

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